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Discussion in 'GT Legends' started by Hans Sneep, Apr 7, 2012.

  1. Hans Sneep

    Hans Sneep
    Premium Member

    Hi guys, positive site my ears are OK now ! negative site I injured my right hand,can't hardly steer an shift .
    So I have to wait a while before getting back on track,(hope soon).
    Cheers Hans
    ps miss it a lot !
     
  2. Bram

    Bram
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #27 Staff Premium Member

    Get well soon Han(d)s!
     
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  3. Hope to see you on track soon mate. :)
     
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  4. Tim Ling

    Tim Ling
    It's a million-to-1 chance, but it just might work Premium Member

    Get well soon Hans. With a little practice, it is possible to drive with only the left hand.
     
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  5. Hans Sneep

    Hans Sneep
    Premium Member

    The problem with that Tim, I only can Down shift...ha ha
     
  6. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    You need a sequential shifter Hans. ;)

    Hope you are back fighting fit again soon mate, best wishes. :)
     
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  7. Tim, while practising for boss+miami on Monday I tried doing a couple laps single-handed while holding the phone with the other... It was a good 10+ seconds slower and you risk a lot taking your hand off the wheel to operate the shifter; buggers up your line good and plenty.
    He would have to use an auto gearbox to keep that hand on the wheel. :(
     
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  8. Tim Ling

    Tim Ling
    It's a million-to-1 chance, but it just might work Premium Member

    I use the rear shifter on my G27 to downshift, and I've mapped the top button on the front of the wheel to upshift. I admit it's not as realistic as using a shifter, and I've had to lower the FFB, but it's the only way I can race.
     
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  9. Hans Sneep

    Hans Sneep
    Premium Member

    After reading your first post an my direct reaction, I was thinking about it how to remap the wheel, my idea was just the other way,left
    flipper up shift, button for down shift but I think yours is better... gone try that Tim, Thanks...!
     
  10. Roland

    Roland
    Premium Member

    Oh dear, from one thing into another, eh? What happened? You got so upset from not racing and just slammed the wall?:p
    Hope you get that single-handed thing worked out soon mate!
     
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  11. Hans Sneep

    Hans Sneep
    Premium Member

    Hi Roland, just stupid drop down backwards from a ladder try to get something loose that broke of the moment I touch it, landed on my back an right hand luckily nothing broken but out of use for a while.
    I have time to try it out no working ha ha !!
     
  12. Roland

    Roland
    Premium Member

    :eek::eek: You've been really lucky from the sound of that. I've known people who were hospitalised for months and never fully recovered from falling off a ladder..
     
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  13. Stuart Thomson

    Stuart Thomson
    The Stoat Without Fear ™ Premium Member

    woah - get better soon Hans
     
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  14. Knut Omdal Tveito

    Knut Omdal Tveito
    Premium Member

    Get well soon Hans!
     
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  15. Ross McGregor

    Ross McGregor
    Premium Member

    All the best Hans, hope you're better sooner rather than later!
     
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  16. Jack Smith

    Jack Smith
    Premium Member

    If you place your sore hand on the monitor screen I can faith heal you. All I need to know is the time and a free donation to keep the faith.

    Sorry to hear about your hand Hans. Hope it completely heals. I'm 60 now and everything hurts all the time.
     
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  17. Hans Sneep

    Hans Sneep
    Premium Member

    It's going way better now wounds are healed but strength on 50% can shift but no grip on the wheel so I lay my hand on the wheel to help steering,take one race at the time an if possible take a light car ( no Boss !! )
     
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